We have been officially on the road for one month as of today. I keep having to remind myself with all of the wonderful people we have met, breathtaking sights and the opportunities that have been presented…we still have the rest of the year to go! Check out our stats for the trip so far (as of […]
Archives for February 2012
Dear Gili Air,
It was love at first sight.
With over 2500 rooms, Marina Bay Sands is the largest resort in Singapore, and the only that provides guests the opportunity to swim up to the edge of a 57 story building. Without fear of falling, treated to all the luxuries of a 5 star resort with the Singapore skyline in the background, you can […]
My husband is laughing at me and I quote: “Caroline, we are already on an island, why do we have to go to a smaller island!” While I do see his argument, photos like this are just too tempting to turn down. The Gili Islands weren’t on our list a week ago, but after arriving […]
It’s very common in Bali to walk down the street and hear those magic words… “Transport?” It’s also easy to get swept up in Bali’s heat and be tempted by the cool air conditioning and not-so-suave demeanor of the many drivers touting their services on the street. If you prefer to enjoy the scenery behind […]
Mmm, the delicious aroma of coffee, cocoa, nutmeg and…civet cat? These are just a few of the many things you will encounter at Bali Pulina. Located about 5 minutes north (it’s on the left) of the famed Tegallalang rice terraces on Jalan Raya Tegallalang, Bali Pulina describes itself as “agro tourism” and allows the visitor […]
One small pewter heart can move to you a place of humbleness, put a smile on a rainy Monday, comfort you while in the hospital and encourage you to keep going on mile 19 of a marathon. I was blessed to have Jeanne Malnati enter my life this year and she introduced me to a simple concept […]
I’m 23 days into the trip and today is the first day that I couldn’t wait to turn on my computer and write. I feel as if I could sit here all night (and I just might). It is our first day in Bali, we did nothing but find a beach, eat lunch at a […]
Would You Rather…Be painfully sunburnt or covered in itchy insect bites?
Name: Teka-Teki House Where: Seminyak, Bali, Indonesia When: February 2012 Price: $30 – 60 / night Who helped us? [Service] Once we checked in we were greeted by Floren, given a tour of the house and escorted to our room. She waited as we put our stuff away and then walked us to the beach […]